Col. Alvin D. Ungerleider
Brevet Brigadier General
July 30, 1921
Feb. 13, 2011
“When they were young, these men saved the world.”
“Nothing worth having is given freely,” Liberator of Nazi Death Camp, April 1945. Served his country with distinction in World War II, Korea and Vietnam.
Alvin Ungeleider Son of Carbondale, led 50 men from the 115th Regiment of the 29th Infantry Division onto Omaha Beach, June 6, 1944.
Location. 41° 34.343′ N, 75° 30.154′ W. Marker is in Carbondale, Pennsylvania, in Lackawanna County. Marker is on Main Street (Bus US 6). Touch for map. The statue is located in Memorial Park. Marker is in this post office area: Carbondale PA 18407, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Memorial Park (a few steps from this marker); War Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Carbondale City Hall / Memorial Park (within shouting distance of this marker); Carbondale City Hall (within shouting distance of this marker); General Jerome F. O’Malley (within shouting distance of this
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